Imagine Canada has announced that they will be launching their new Standards program on May 8, 2012. According to Imagine “The Standards Program features a Canada?wide set of shared standards for charities and nonprofits wishing to enhance and demonstrate their effectiveness in the fundamental areas of board governance, financial accountability and transparency, ethical fundraising, staff management, and volunteer involvement.”
You can find out more about the Standards Program at: http://imaginecanada.us1.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=005f6731841412b698044ce64&id=ce5782a4c6&e=caeb34ca4a
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Mark Blumberg is a partner at the law firm of Blumberg Segal LLP in Toronto and works almost exclusively in the areas of non-profit and charity law.